Raving: What’s it all about?
By Emma Ullah| Brand Editor
November saw a triumphant ode to the rave scene at Amplify, bringing with it a string of esteemed events to add to our little black book of music. From London’s MTV EMA after party to Spotify’s Who We Be hip-hop and grime rave; we celebrated rave culture with two of the biggest brands in music.
But what makes jumping ferociously to Man’s Not Hot with 10,000 other people at Ally Pally more appealing than plugging in your headphones? To get under the skin of it all, we checked in with Dr Beate Peter, an academic who specialises in the impact of dance, popular music and related cultures, to discover more about the psychology of raving, through her late night session: LDN Talks.